"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )